Discoveries From The Pitchfork Music Festival

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Each summer, the Pitchfork Music Festival draws thousands of fans to Chicago to hear three day's worth of performances, by more than 40 bands. It's a mix of some of the best new and largely unknown, independent bands of the year. On this episode of All Songs Considered, host Bob Boilen talks with freelance reporter Jacob Ganz about some of the music Ganz discovered while covering this year's festival, which ended July 19

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Discoveries From The Pitchfork Music Festival

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Ponytail

  • Artist: Ponytail
  • Song: Beg Waves
  • From: Ice Cream Spiritual!
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We Are Free
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2008

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F'ed Up

  • Artist: F'ed Up
  • Song: No Epiphany
  • From: Chemistry of Common Life
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Matador
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M83

  • Artist: M83
  • Song: Kim & Jessie
  • From: Saturdays=Youth
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Mute
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The Killer Whales

  • Artist: The Killer Whales
  • Song: Murph Is Being Unreasonable
  • From: The Killer Whales
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